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Since 1st March, 1999
Egypt envoy to Iraq kidnapped
Egypt’s envoy to Iraq has been kidnapped in Baghdad, possibly in response to reports he was to become the first full-ranking Arab ambassador to the US-backed Iraqi government, diplomats and police sources said today. ...  | Read.. 
Islanders cross with Charles
For nearly 700 years the inhabitants of the Isles of Scilly, the idyllic collection of islands 28 miles south-west of Land’s End, have pledged allegiance to king and cou ...  | Read.. 
Celebs fight Olympic battle
In the bad old days it was not entirely unknown for unscrupulous cities bidding to stage the Olympics to offer bribes or favours to secure votes. ...  | Read.. 
Israel cabinet nod to pullout
Israel’s cabinet today rejected a proposal to delay the start of a Gaza pullout for three months, setting the stage for a showdown between Prime Minister Ariel Sharon an ...  | Read.. 
New York mayor Michael Bloomberg and gymnastics icon Nadia Comaneci in Singapore on Sunday to support New York's bid to host the 2012 Olympics. (Reut ...  | Read
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Nasa craft closes in for deep comet impact
Nasa’s Deep Impact spacecraft is closing in on its historic rendezvous with comet T..  | Read.. 
Man & machine in card clash
In a vast, glitzy gaming room in Las Vegas, two poker players will soon be steeling themselves ..  | Read.. 
Earth Day founder dies
Former Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson, who founded Earth ...  | Read.. 

Make-or-break meet on UN
The African Union summit tomorrow and on Tuesday could make ...  | Read.. 

Jobless, woman finds solace in 15 bags of crisps a day
When Gina Gough was rushed into hospital in agony, with sev ...  | Read.. 

Chavez bio by Che daughter
Revolutionary fighter Ernesto “Che” Guevara’ ...  | Read.. 

Saudi Qaida leader killed
Saudi Arabia’s security forces killed al Qaida’s ...  | Read.. 

Italy ire over CIA kidnap
The international fallout from the apparent CIA abduction o ...  | Read..